PAGNY healthcare professionals provide care to the 900,000 residents of Southern Brooklyn and are recognized for excellence in primary care, adolescent medicine, nuclear medicine, and emergency services. Additional services include acute care in general medicine, general surgery, medical and surgical sub-specialties, coronary care, intensive care, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatric and neonatology, critical care, rehabilitation medicine, psychiatry and chemical dependency programs. The Cardiac Catheterization Lab is renowned for having one of the lowest complication rates in New York State.
In partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals / Coney Island, our teams accommodate more than 250,000 outpatient visits, more than 89,000 emergency room visits, and with 371 beds, more than 15,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains a strong academic affiliation with SUNY Downstate Medical Center and New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in order to maintain its high standards of healthcare delivery.
Brooklyn offers something for anyone looking to relocate. Want to be on the cutting-edge? Head for Williamsburg, where you can hear live music every night and shop for vintage threads. If you want to root for the home team, there’s pro hockey and basketball at Barclays Center in Downtown Brooklyn. Have kids? Prospect Park and the stroller-filled sidewalks of Park Slope beckon, as does the area’s restaurant scene. And since the best things in life are free, consider a walk across the Brooklyn Bridge or along the scenic Brooklyn Heights promenade. Brooklyn's many exciting neighborhoods, packed with cultural institutions, restaurants, and shops, make the borough a top destination in New York City to call home. Downtown Brooklyn provides the perfect starting point for experiencing an eclectic area full of energy and brimming with culture. It's centrally located streets serve as an introduction to the surrounding neighborhoods of Brooklyn Heights, BoCoCa, DUMBO, Fort Greene, Park Slope, Prospect Heights, Williamsburg, and Bushwick—all a short train ride or walk away.
Brooklyn Heights has picturesque, photo op–friendly streets of impeccably restored row houses and a spectacular view of the Lower Manhattan skyline from the newly revitalized Brooklyn Bridge Park. But let yourself wander and you'll find a vibrant neighborhood with thoughtfully curated stores, innovative restaurants, and such energetic cultural institutions as the Brooklyn Historical Society, Bargemusic and the New York Transit Museum. The Heights wears its rich history on its sleeve, with stately architectural styles, august churches and schools and literary landmarks.
Bordered by Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill, and Fort Greene, Downtown Brooklyn is truly at the center of it all. The area is a hub for businesses, but it’s also a place to relax and enjoy Brooklyn's arts, culture and entertainment offerings. Classic brownstones dovetail new modern structures and several college campuses bring a lively student population to the area. For those looking for arts and entertainment, outdoor space MetroTech Commons is the site of exhibits, performances, and special events. Downtown Brooklyn is also home to low-key restaurants, delis and coffee shops where locals drop in for Shake Shack's celebrated burgers, fries, and beverages or a sweet slice of cheesecake from Junior's. From here, the best of Brooklyn is right at your fingertips.
When people think of Brooklyn, typically what comes to mind is Park Slope: leafy streets lined with historic brownstones, intimate eateries with Manhattan-caliber menus and kid-friendly parks and playgrounds. The neighborhood also offers a wide-ranging live-music scene, where you can see everything from emerging indie acts at the cozy Rock Shop to established rockers at The Bell House. Along Fifth Avenue, the neighborhood's main shopping district, you can seek out vintage clothing, affordable fashion from local designers and a range of trendy footwear.